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5 US Ski Resorts Worth Visiting In The Summer

Many of America’s best resorts remain open during the summer months, including one that’s even open for snow skiing.


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Washington Fire: Crews Try To Regain Lost Ground, Containment Near Lake Tahoe

Flames have charred more than 16,000 acres, an increase from 9,500 acres at the same time on Monday. Containment has dropped from 10 percent to 0 percent due to strong winds.


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Fight Over Squaw Valley Ski Resort’s Expansion Plan Heats Up

One of the northern Sierra Nevada’s leading environmental groups is stepping up the fight against Squaw Valley’s proposed expansion, saying its impacts on traffic and mountain scenery threaten to destroy the charm of the ski resort that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics.


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Best Places For Horseback Riding In Sacramento

Horses, anyone? The greater Sacramento area has a rich history of horses, riders, and wagons. There are still plenty of places to ride. If you don’t have your own steed, taking lessons or riding with a group from an area ranch works out very well. Time to saddle up.


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Casino Worker Arrested After Making Off Wth $10K Gambler Dropped On Floor

A Lake Tahoe casino employee has been arrested on suspicion of theft after police said he made off with a bundle of $100 bills totaling $10,000 that had been accidentally dropped by a gambler.


SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA - JULY 23:  Emerald Bay lies under blue skies at Lake Tahoe on July 23, 2014 near South Lake Tahoe, California. Lake Tahoe is among Califonria's major tourist attractions.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Lake Tahoe Back Up To Natural Rim After Wet May

A wet May has pushed Lake Tahoe back up to its natural rim, but the lake will soon start dropping again because of the four-year drought.


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Best Places To Honeymoon Near Sacramento

The planning took a solid year. The ceremony was everything the bride and groom envisioned. Not only that, the weather was perfect, the food spectacular, and the dancing lasted long into the night. With the bouquet tossed, the gifts collected and everyone smiling, the next thing on the list is the honeymoon.


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Former State Senator Claims Bear League Harassing Him Over Trap In Tahoe

A former Nevada state senator says a bear continues to damage his home and wants to trap it, but the Bear League learned of his plans, and he claims they harassed him and camped outside his property.


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Debate Heats Up Again Over Lake Tahoe Bears

A Las Vegas man will ask a judge for a protective order against bear advocates at Lake Tahoe, saying they harassed him after he initiated efforts to trap a bear that damaged his vacation home.


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North Lake Tahoe Water Taxi Service Grounded

A pilot water taxi service on Lake Tahoe’s north shore is being grounded after three years in operation due to concerns over ridership and funding.


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Spring Storm Delivers Late Rain, Snow To Northern California

A brief spring storm delivered a welcome batch of rain to Northern California on Saturday as well as an unexpectedly hearty supply of snow that closed roads in Yosemite National Park and made tire chains a requirement in the mountain passes around Lake Tahoe.


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Late Winter Storm Bringing Snow To The Sierra, Lake Tahoe

A late season storm blowing in from the north has triggered a winter weather advisory in the Sierra, where several inches of snow is expected at Lake Tahoe Saturday and up to a foot in the upper elevations.